Gaston County, NC Post Offices - 1846 to 1971

Alphabetical Order
Post Office Original County Final County (If Changed) First US Postmaster Date Started Date Discontinued Comments
Alexis Gaston George W. Abernathy 4/2/1894
All Healing Gaston Francis M. Garrett 2/2/1883 9/13/1902
Alula Gaston Joseph L. Thornburg 10/17/1901 1/2/1907
Begonia Gaston Samuel C. Johnson 6/17/1880 3/15/1905
Belmont Gaston John W. Mellon 5/3/1886 Was Garibaldi.
Bessemer City Gaston John A. Pinchback 10/30/1891
Bethesda Gaston Charlie W. Elmore 1/5/1892 2/21/1894
Carpenter Gaston Caleb Carpenter 5/31/1883 4/21/1898
Castania Grove Lincoln Lincoln William A. Bell 8/1/1855 Gaston Co. 1855.  Was Forneys in Lincoln Co.  Back in Lincoln Co. 1870.
Catawba Creek Lincoln Gaston Samuel L. Campbell 9/7/1847 3/10/1863. Gaston Co. 1846.
Chalk Gaston John W. Smith 5/28/1883 11/9/1889
Cherryville Gaston Margaret Summit 11/2/1865 Was White Pine.
Chestnut Oak Gaston James M. Hanna 11/9/1859 12/6/1866
Costner Gaston Eli S. Costner 3/19/1891 11/15/1902 Was High Shoals.
Craigsville Gaston William O. Harrelson 6/23/1859 9/30/1872
Cramerton Gaston Hugh L. Moore 12/6/1920 Was Mayworth.
Crowders Creek Lincoln Gaston Lawson Wilson 2/19/1834 10/15/1907 Gaston Co. 1846.
Crowders Mountain Gaston John R. Oats 8/16/1852 10/19/1887
Dallas Gaston Andrew Hoyl 3/6/1848 Was Hoylesville.
Erasmus Lincoln Gaston Washington F. Holland 12/3/1851 6/10/1867 Gaston Co. 1846.
Garibaldi Gaston Alexander Beaty 3/17/1874 5/3/1886 Changed to Belmont 5/3/1886.
Gastonia Gaston Franklin S. Hanna 10/24/1873
Gould Gaston Robert W. Love 6/26/1888 8/15/1902
Harden Lincoln Gaston Oscar D. Carpenter 7/12/1881 2/28/1903 Gaston Co. 1881.
Hickory Grove Lincoln Gaston Marcus A. Aderhold 8/5/1873 4/17/1874 Gaston Co. 1873.
High Shoals Rutherford Gaston Eliza Wilkes 4/21/1868 3/19/1891 Gaston Co. 1846.  Changed to Costner 3/19/1891.
Highshoals Gaston James W. Tribble 8/3/1900 Spelled High Shoals in 1968.
Hoylesville Lincoln Gaston Andrew Hoyl 12/26/1847 3/6/1848 Gaston Co. 1846.  Changed to Dallas 3/6/1848.
Kings Mountain Lincoln Cleveland Benjamin F. Briggs 6/5/1851 Gaston Co. 1851.  Cleveland Co. 1873.
Lowell Gaston N. Dumont 10/23/1879 Was Pin Hook Depot.
Lucia Gaston James L. Williams 4/1/1884 3/30/1907
Lufty Gaston Mary M. Rhyne 9/15/1891 3/31/1902
Mayesworth Gaston Laurence A. Dodsworth 5/17/1907 11/26/1913 Changed to Mayworth 11/26/1913.
Mayworth Gaston Hugh L. Moore 11/26/1913 12/6/1920 Was Mayesworth.  Changed to Cramerton 12/6/1920.
McAdenville Gaston George W. Ragan 10/20/1884 McAdensville until 1892.
Mount Holly Gaston Daniel E. Rhyne 5/12/1888 Was Woodlawn.
Mountain Island Gaston John Tate 5/5/1854 4/30/1910
Nail Factory Gaston William E. Rose 3/10/1848 6/10/1867
Old Furnace Gaston Major Whitesides 6/22/1848 2/28/1902
Perry Gaston Perry R. Long 5/31/1883 2/28/1902
Philipsburg Gaston Rufus C. Baker 4/18/1902 1/2/1907
Pin Hook Depot Gaston John M. Lineberger 10/24/1873 10/23/1879 Changed to Lowell 10/23/1879.
Pleasant Ridge Gaston David A Jenkins 3/28/1857 5/31/1907 Spelled Pleasantridge in 1895.
Rudasill Gaston Jacob Rudasill 9/18/1889 4/29/1891
Snapp Gaston Sarah I.A. Riser 5/31/1883 2/28/1902
South Point Lincoln Gaston Samuel W. Craig 12/3/1845 2/28/1902 Gaston Co. 1846.
Stanley Gaston Adeline E. McLurd 3/22/1894 Was Stanleys Creek.
Stanleys Creek Gaston Valentine Derr 4/9/1856 3/22/1894 Changed to Stanley 3/22/1894.
Stowesville Lincoln Gaston Larkin Stowe 1/14/1848 12/11/1866 Gaston Co. 1846.
Vestals Ford Gaston Charles J. Peterson 5/8/1860 1/28/1867
Walnut Shade Gaston Jaomes F.W. Freeman 5/8/1860 10/17/1873
White Pine Gaston Benjamin Black 9/9/1854 11/2/1865 Changed to Cherryville 11/2/1865.
Withers Gaston Julius L. Bush 9/6/1913 9/30/1916
Woodlawn Lincoln Gaston Robert Rankin 9/26/1851 5/12/1888 Gaston Co. 1846.  Changed to Mount Holly 5/12/1888.
Worth Gaston Lila L. Carpenter 10/1/1900 10/15/1925
Worthington Gaston Marion S. Pasour 6/24/1891 9/10/1892


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